Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Hand Bats

These little hand bats make cute keepsakes. Trace your child's hands onto black construction paper and cut them out. Then allow your child to design a bat head in any shape they wish, add googly eyes, and triangular bat ears. We started doing this when Olive turned 2. It's so fun to pull the hand bats out from previous years and look at how they have grown.

This idea came from our local kid's museum. Musings Of Me also makes cute little bats like this, but with paint


Anonymous said...

very cute!! I love that you can stick them away with your decorations to look at again next year :-)

Michelle said...

Thanks so much for linking to me :-) Your handprint bat is really cute too !

Elle Belles Bows said...

Really love this and this may be something that Elle will let me do! I really wanted a Halloween keepsake.....the paint spider did not work out but I may try this! Thanks for sharing! Kerri

Drea said...

Super cute!

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